Cider Blog

A lot of people ask us what are the ciders to look out for this year so we've put together a list of our favourite ciders to try in 2022. That should keep you busy for a while! They're listed in strictly alphabetical order so we don't upset anybody by putting anyone above anyone else. We hope you enjoy trying them - let us know what you think!
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The Wassail is a traditional January Orchard ritual to ward off evil spirits and bless the trees for a good crop of apples. The word 'Wassail' is derived from the Anglo-Saxon 'Was-Hael' which means 'good health'. So if you've over-indulged at Christmas, or are starting the New Year with good intentions, this case is slightly lighter at 4-5%. Good health to all for 2022!

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Mulled cider is the perfect winter drink and we're big fans of hot, spicy, cider made with proper West Country cider! It has been getting more and more popular in recent years and is a great alternative to mulled wine. It's is perfect for sipping by the fire or wandering around a festive Christmas market.
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